Le Pondy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Pondy: highlights and tourist information

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Le Pondy is situated in the Cher department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the center of France at 37 kilometres from Bourges, the department capital (general information: Le Pondy is 229 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Herisson at 33 km and Apremont-sur-Allier at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Pondy, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Le Pondy in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cher

Map of places to visit near Le Pondy

Markets in and near Le Pondy

  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Amand-Montrond: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (23km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (31km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (36km)
  • Bourges: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Saint-Florent-sur-Cher: market Friday & (37km)
  • Cosne-d'Allier: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Le Pondy, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Le Pondy, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Pondy.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (12km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (16km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (40km)
  • St Aignan de Brinay (Brinay) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (26km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (32km)
  • Les Prés Fichaux (37km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (38km)
  • Forgeneuve (47km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (14km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Pondy

Canton: Charenton-du-Cher

Arrondissement: Saint-Amand-Montrond

Department: Cher

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 18210

Distance to Le Pondy

from Bourges (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 465 km

from Nice: 499 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 430 km

Getting here

Le Pondy is in the center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris and rent a car or drive from one of the channel ports such as Caen or Le Havre, a drive af about 2-3 hours. For driving distances to Le Pondy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bannegon, Cogny, Parnay, Thaumiers, Vernais and Verneuil.

This page in French: Visiter Le Pondy